Anaesthesia News

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  • Open Mike Night – book your ticket - Don't forget to get your tickets for   - Open Mike Night - Friday 19th Oct 7pm - The Cluny 2, Ouseburn, Newcastle   Is basically a fun, relaxed evening social with drinks, interesting talks and a live band! (more info attached). Open to all. Read More...
  • Group of Obstetric Anaesthetists-North East (GOA-NE) - ( http://www.goa-ne.org.uk ) . The website is now SSL enabled. We have been constantly updating the contents to capture issues relevant to our region. Following are a few recent additions There is a new section from monthly high risk obstetrics m&m/simulation learnings.​ A separate section on local Read More...
  • James Cook Regional Course in Dubai - The James Cook Regional Course in Dubai on 15th and 16th February  2019 at Sheraton Dubai. Further info at: http://www.jcrac.co.uk/over-seas-conferences 
  • West of Scotland Tutorials – 11 October 2018 - West of Scotland Tutorial will be held on Thursday 11 October 2018 A two hour streamed tutorial from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow. There are two venues in the region streaming the Tutorials: Lecture Theatre, New Education Centre, RVI LRI room 9, Read More...
  • ICM Interview Preparation course – 14 February 2019 -
  • Management & Professional Issues Course for Anaesthetists -
  • WOW 2019 - “Calling all anaesthetic and critical care doctors, nurses, ACCPs, ODPs and other allied healthcare professionals of all grades!   Following on from the success of our first WOW wellbeing day, held in January 2018, we are pleased to announce that WOW 2019 is shaping up to be Read More...
  • Serious Hazards of Pregnancy – 17 October 2018 - The North East Regional Transfusion Committee is hosting their Annual Education Symposium Serious Hazards of Pregnancy 17 October 2018  The Durham Centre, Belmont Industrial Estate, Durham   There is no attendance charge, lunch & refreshments included. Please see attached flyer and application form. The symposium is open Read More...
  • One Lung Ventilation – Monday 15 October 2018 - This one day course uses simulation and skill stations to teach a "Hands on" approach to single lung ventilation. Practical aspects of One Lung Anaesthesia Double lumen tube placement Bronchial blocker placement Troubleshooting one lung ventilation problems The One Lung course has been developed by a national Read More...
  • NEPAN – 6 December 2018 - The North of England Paediatric Anaesthesia Network are planning their fifth Paediatric Anaesthesia education meeting on 6 December 2018.   This all-day   will be held at the XCEL centre in Newton Aycliffe.  Programme to follow.   Registrataion forms from the course administrator - email  
  • 9th North East Society of Regional Anaesthesia (NESRA) - Please join us at the 9th NESRA annual meeting after work, scheduled on the evening of 15th November 2018 at Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield TS21 2EH.   There is an opportunity for trainees to present their work as oral presentation with a prize to be won.  The best 3 will be Read More...
  • Edinburgh Critical Care Research Methods Course Nov 2018 - Edinburgh Research Methods Course for Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Emergency Specialties This two day course consists of a comprehensive series of lectures and workshops designed for clinicians and researchers who are seeking to improve their understanding of key research methods with a focus on the Read More...
  • NEICS – Focus on Trauma – 15 November 2018 - Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne Our provisional programme includes: 🚑 Response to recent UK major incidents (including Manchester & Birling Gap) 🚑 Silver trauma & the HECTOR course 🚑 TBI rehabilitation 🚑 Major trauma: the patient experience 🚑 5 trauma papers you need to know Read More...
  • Newcastle Intensive Care Ultrasound (NICUS) Course – 25 & 26 October 2018 -
  • Primary FRCA VIVA day – 16 October 2018 - Are you sitting the Primary FRCA SOE in November 2018? The next Primary FRCA viva practice day is being held on Tuesday 16 October 2018 at Sunderland.   For anyone who is unfamiliar with how the day runs, we ask your fellow trainees who have passed the Read More...
  • 5th East Midlands Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine Conference – 18th and 19th October 2018 -    Delegate Registration Form with Revalidation Logo for the 5th East Midlands Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine Conference
  • Primary & Final VIVA practice - Every Wednesday afternoon at the RVI there will be regular viva sessions from 16:00-17:00. The aim of these sessions is to have regular viva practice in the lead up to the exam. Primary and Final viva candidates throughout the whole region are all very welcome Read More...
  • Mentoring – NEMO - The North East Mentoring Organisation is a local group of (mostly) anaesthetists including trainees and consultants. We have all been trained in mentoring and use mentors in our own work and lives. We are based in the north east, and aim to arrange mentoring sessions Read More...
  • New FRCA Revision Website Launched - Ease those revision woes by signing up to the definitive FRCA revision website It contains hundred of accurate exam questions with extensive answers and explanations. Undertake timed mock exams or simply work through each subject in both the primary and final FRCA. OSCE and viva Read More...
  • NORTHUMBRIA AIRWAY WORKSHOP (NAW) 24-25 October 2018 - NAW is a very popular airway course, approved by the RCoA for 10 CPD,  it attracts national and international delegates. NAW is suitable for all grades of anaesthetists and other specialties who want to learn advance airway techniques. Candidates achieve theoretical and practical knowledge about the Read More...
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